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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: STS41D-41-62 Date: Sep. 1984
Geographic Region: AUSTRALIA-Q
Feature: BRISBANE

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  STS41D-41-0062 Brisbane, Queensland, Australia September 1984
Australia’s third largest city, Brisbane (near center of image), is located midway up the east coast of Australia. A segment of the Brisbane River is visible as it empties into Moreton Bay. The highly reflective white area north of where the Brisbane River enters Moreton Bay is Brisbane International Airport. Moreton Island can be identified by the extensive sandy, highly reflective area near the south end of the island near the top left. Several shallow and sandy bottom channels can be seen in the water between the southern end of Moreton Island and the northern end of North Stradbroke Island. Several islands are visible in Moreton Bay. The darker (greenish looking) terrain scattered throughout the image is forested lands.
 
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 360k
Mission: STS41D  
Roll - Frame: 41 - 62
Geographical Name: AUSTRALIA-Q  
Features: BRISBANE  
Center Lat x Lon: 27.5S x 153.0E
Film Exposure: N   N=Normal exposure, U=Under exposed, O=Over exposed, F=out of Focus
Percentage of Cloud Cover-CLDP: 0
 
Camera: HB
 
Camera Tilt: 11   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 250  
 
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: W   The direction from the nadir to the center point, N=North, S=South, E=East, W=West
Stereo?: Y   Y=Yes there is an adjacent picture of the same area, N=No there isn't
Orbit Number: 91  
 
Date: 19840905   YYYYMMDD
Time: 050049   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 27.6S  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 153.5E  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 97   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 161   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 31   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: ISLAND, FOREST  
Water Views: RIVER, BAY  
Atmosphere Views:  
Man Made Views: URBAN AREA, AIRPORT  
City Views: BRISBANE  
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